PATTERSON’S MILL For antiques, old fashioned tchotchkes, and a dose of regional history, visit Patterson’s Mill Country Store (right) in South Durham. You’ll find a turn-of-thecentury doctor’s office, historic pharmaceuticals, and tobacco advertisements, as well as crafts and collectibles available for purchase. Uncover trinkets at this gem, and leave with homemade soap, first edition books, locally made jam, and antique teacups.
MUSEUM OF DURHAM HISTORY
View interactive displays and timely exhibits at the Museum of Durham History (right). Past exhibits have explored topics like the story of Durham’s LGBTQ+ population and the historically black Hayti neighborhood.The museum emphasizes community involvement with resources like the Story Room, a recording booth where Durhamites can record their own memories and experiences.